Coventry Street

Coventry Street

Ward: West End

Streets Affected: Coventry Street

Project Type: Streetscape

Project Overview

As part of ongoing improvements to the West End, the City Council have completed Streetscape and Lighting improvements to Coventry Street, Shavers Place, Haymarket and Whitcomb Street.
 
The improvements included:

  • Improving pedestrian priority to Coventry Street by restricting vehicle access to single lane traffic.
  • Improve the aesthetic appearance of the streets.
  • Reducing footway clutter to improve pedestrian flow by removing excess street furniture.
  • Reducing congestion on the north side of Coventry Street by widening the footway on the south side and encouraging pedestrian access through better-located pedestrian crossings.
  • Improving aesthetics of Coventry Street by removing tour buses, which are permanently parked along it.
  • Installing new wall mounted lights

Status

Works completed

Outline Programme

Completed 2008

Project Documents

STATUS

    Concept
    Feasibility
    In Consultation
    Design Stage
    Works due
    Works on site
    Works completed